5 Coaches Who Could Still Perform on the Pitch

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5 Coaches Who Could Still Perform on the Pitch
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As soccer becomes more cerebral, more stylish and more tactical, there is a slight shift away from the old management profile of the real football man, the ex-pro who commands the respect of his team by reputation of a not-too-distant career on the pitch.

But ex-players still loom large in management and coaching. For every Mourinho there is a Guardiola, for every Wenger a McCoist.

After shipping three goals to Fulham, bitter Arsenal fans may have wished assistant manager Steve Bould could take to the field to solve their defensive problems in a more hands-on way.

But who are the coaches who really could be up to joining the fray?

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